Hey everyone,

we know many of you are super excited to start organizing events - but for some of you it’s actually the first time putting something together. It can feel a little overwhelming to start thinking about running a meetup or even day of talks where people are actually going to show up.

The good news is that those of us who work with communities love to share what we know. And Sarah-Jane Morris from has put together this staggeringly detailed guide.

Some of it will be beyond what you need to know in size and scope, but there is tons of useful information here.

And, if I may, here’s even more information, specifically on how to make events more gender inclusive written by yours truly.